Historical Events In August - 01
Monday, 21 October 2019
0126 Publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD) on this day in history.
0527 On August - 01 justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on August - 01.
0607 Ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607) on this day in history.
0649 On this day in history pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7]
0860 Peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II on this day in history.
0902 Aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily on August - 01.
1021 On August - 01 synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
1086 English barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier on this day in history.
1137 On this day in history louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1177 On August - 01 peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III
1190 On this day in history floris III, Count of Holland, dies
1203 Alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium on this day in history.
1291 On August - 01 everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence)
1322 Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian on August - 01.
1404 On August - 01 earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland
1457 On this day in history laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50
1485 On August - 01 henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England
1492 On August - 01 jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella
1495 Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect on August - 01.
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on August - 01.
1498 On August - 01 christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela)
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on this day in history.
1588 English admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada on this day in history.
1589 Murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III on this day in history.
1619 On this day in history first black American slaves (20 slaves) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1619 On this day in history 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1626 On August - 01 earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
1628 Emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism on August - 01.
1628 On August - 01 francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37
1642 On this day in history ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643]
1659 Antoine Mouque, composer on this day in history.
1664 On August - 01 battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu
1667 On this day in history paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48